HCA, Hospital Corporation of America PACU RN in San Jose, California

Regional Medical Center of San Jose is an acute care hospital witha Level II Trauma Center. The hospital provides a host of technologically-advanced services including Cardiovascular,Neuro, Orthopedic, Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonologyand services for Women. Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a /Get with the Guidelines- /Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is a certified Chest Pain Center, county-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care. **

The PACU Nursing teams are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at Regional Medical Center of San Jose. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.

*Schedule: 1.0 (40 hours per week) Shift: Evenings with rotating weekends *

POSITION SUMMARY: Renders professional nursing care to patients within the Post Anesthesia Care Unit. Supports medical care as directed by a physician; functions in accordance with hospital policies and procedures; meets competency standards for orientation and at least annually thereafter. Meets responsibilities and performance standards of a RN I. Functions as a clinically competent nurse who provides safe and effective nursing care in a particular area of practice.


EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: At least one year recent ICU or PACU experience. Preferred: Two years PACU experience in a setting with critical care patients, or two years ICU experience.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: Graduation from an accredited nursing school. Preferred: BSN

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:Ability to use critical thinking skills and prioritize aspects of patient care; possesses good interpersonal communication skills. Ability to care for critical care patients in the PACU. Ability to care for patients with arterial line, CVP lines and ICP monitoring.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: PACU RN

Location: California-San Jose-Regional Medical Center of San Jose

Requisition ID: 08385-19460